Born in 1994 in Ulan-Ude, Republic of Buryatia. Has been living in Moscow since 2005. 

In 2020-2021 studied documentary photography at “Docdocdoc” school. 

Particularly interested in exploring the topics of low-budget travel, downshifting, and freeganism.

Member of the Russian Union of Art Photographers
Honorary member of the “Photographic Labuda” union


2022 — Honorable mention on the Russian contest “Young photographers of Russia 2022”
2022 — Finalist of the “Pictures of the Year Asia 2022” in the category “Issue Reporting Picture Story”.
2021 — “Award of Excellence” 76th College Photographer of the Year
2021 — Honorable mention on the Russian contest “Photosoyuz.Edinstvo”
2020 — Finalist of the “StrikeCon” on the category “Best Airsoft Photographer-2020”.


2022 — “Beyond Photojournalism”, Samara
2022 — Finalists of the Russian contest “Young photographers of Russia 2022”, Kaluga
2022 — “Underground Rivers of Moscow” as part of “Mosvintage festival” at the Museum of Moscow, Moscow
2021 — Finalists of the Russian contest “Photosoyuz.Edinstvo”, Suzdal

Photo by Vladimir Erofeev.

About me. Artem Puchkov